ACU GBA F1226
- Copied 1975 (originally created 1912-1964) (Creation)
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Extent and medium
2 cm of textual records. -- 14 photographs
Name of creator
Adolf Maland, 1889-1958, was born in Furnes Sidmark, Norway and came to Alberta in 1908. He settled in Camrose where he was partner in the hardware firm of Ofrim and Maland for 40 years. He was one of the best ski jumpers in Alberta and was instrumental in forming the first Camrose "Fram" Ski Club in 1911 and the National Ski Association of Western Canada in 1912. He and his wife, Signe, had a son, John and three daughters.
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Scope and content
The fonds consists of newsclippings about his skiing activities and the Fram Ski Club (1912-1921), constitution and minutes of the National Ski Association of Western Canada (1912-1913), and photographs of Camrose skiers and ski jumps (1912-1920s, 1964).
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Language and script notes
The material is in English.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
No finding aid, but the photos have been digitized.
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Existence and location of originals
The originals are held by John Maland.
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents of records.
This is under "National Ski Association of Western Canada" in the card catalogue.
Link added to Archives Photographs on October 25, 2018.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Thursday, October 25, 2018